Book Reviews from The High Tea Party

21 / 08 / 2017 / 0 comments

Looking for something good to read? Look no further. Here’s my pick of the books I’ve read over the last few months.   The Handmaid’s Tale – Margaret Atwood After watching the stunning Hulu adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s classic story…

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Giving life to someone else

31 / 07 / 2017 / 0 comments

If you were to die suddenly, would you want your family’s loss to be the beautiful gain of some other mother, father, husband or wife? Would you want your parting gift to be the gift of life to someone else?…

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The best quick and easy dinner ideas on the web

10 / 07 / 2017 / 0 comments

Stuck for ideas for tea tonight? Have you asked around everyone you’ve seen today (your mum, your dad, the other parents at drop-off, the woman who makes your coffee) what they’re cooking, hoping they’ll give you an idea that won’t…

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Staying Warm in Winter – the best tips

3 / 07 / 2017 / 0 comments

It’s true: women feel the cold more than men. And with the cold snap we’re having on the East coast of Australia right now, women are shivering in their kitten-heels. We’re in Australia. With the exception of a few chilly…

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Best cookies ever

26 / 06 / 2017 / 0 comments

I can’t stop baking cookies. It started when my husband brought home a cookie mix from the supermarket and I added an egg and butter and the house was so filled with warmth and delicious smells that I wanted to…

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